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Diogenes before Alexander the Great.

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Title
Diogenes before Alexander the Great.
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Personalities -- A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1908-03-16
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON P. A-Z
Topics
Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C
Diogenes, d. ca. 323 B.C.
Philosophers -- To 499
Genres
Portraits
Notes
Content: Diogenes, a Cynic philosopher, lived in a tub. Alexander the Great is said to have met him in Greece and was asked by Diogenes to step aside as he was blocking the sun.
Source identifier: ILN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18.9 x 14.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5bb1fc40-c5bf-012f-bb2b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Diogenes before Alexander the Great." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908-03-16. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4764-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Diogenes before Alexander the Great." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4764-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1908-03-16). Diogenes before Alexander the Great. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-4764-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Diogenes before Alexander the Great.